When the body of a dockworker turned bar owner is found floating in the East River, Castle and Beckett's investigation takes them into the forgotten tunnels and passageways of turn-of-the-century New York, where they uncover a secret that's been buried since the days of Prohibition. The story celebrates New York bar culture, setting Castle on a quest to preserve history by buying a bar of his very own. Written by
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The auction placard that Castle holds up for his bid is '187' the penal code section for murder. See more
When Becket and Castle are looking at plat/sewer maps, Becket points to where the mystery man got away. Next to that, the map clearly shows The Banning Museum. The Banning Museum is in the Wilmington district of Los Angeles, not lower Manhattan. Either the show used real plat maps of L.A. (unlikely) or they made there own and added this intentionally. See more
So, this "piece of crap" we're looking for, Magoo, is a priceless red bottle of Scotch.
Yeah, it had a price, all right. Though it was pretty tasty.
Tasty? You describe a 135 year old bottle of Scotch as "tasty"?
I mean, you know, after I mixed in a little root beer.